The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 77 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 1.30% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.38% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 3
Median daily rate £313 £350 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +94.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
Applications Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
844 869 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.54% 94.25% 92.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 444 439
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 31
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.07% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.08 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £26.14 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Developer across the Reading region.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Developer across the Reading region.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) Xamarin
2 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
4 2 (22.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Apple

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 1 (11.11%) Dojo
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Animation
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Xamarin
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) IBM